何回読んでもいいなぁ~ The Flying ClassRoom

I finished “The Flying ClassRoom”around new year.
I love the book very much!
I also like the author. Erich Kaestner. He is a famous writer for children.
Well, actuary I read the book before.
At that time, it was bit difficult for me.
But this time I quite enjoyed the book.


The Flying Classroom (Pushkin Children's Collection)
Pushkin Children's Books
2015-03-10
Erich Kaestner

amazon.co.jpで買う
Amazonアソシエイト by The Flying Classroom (Pushkin Children's Collection) の詳しい情報を見る / ウェブリブログ商品ポータル



When I read it first time, I borrowed it from the City Liberally.
This time, I happend to find the book at a book store!
I was very happy about the encounter.
So I picked it up, and went home with it.(of course I paied for it)
The time was just around the Christmas season, it fited the atmosphere!
Because, it is a Christmas story.

I'll show you the story a little.
Well, are you ready?

In German.
There is a bording school.
There are two kind of pupils.
The boarders and the day boys.
“The parents of boarders live in cities far away, or the country where are nosecondary schools. And the children only go home in the holidays. Many boys would like to stay at home when the holidays are over. Others would rather stay at school even in the holidays if their parents would let them.
And then there are other students who are day boys. They live in the town where the scool is, and they don't sleep in its boarding hoouse but at home with their parents.”
The main chracters are the 5 boarders.

Here they are.
Johnny Trotz……His father was German. His mother is American. Johnny was born in New York. His mother and father forught always. Then his mother run away, and his father got rid of him to Johnny's grandparents who lived in German. But they were died away long ago.
Then he was adopted the sea captain Johnny aboarded. Johnny writes their Christmas play.
Martin Thaler……Forth Form Captain. He is the scenery designer of the play. His father lost his job.
Matthias Selbman……He is always hungly and want to be a boxer.
Ulie von Simmern……Fair-haired little boy. He is a scaredy-cat.
Sebastian Frank……a clever boy.

And there are two adults.
Dr Bokh……the housemaster. He is a fair man. Because of this his nickname was Justus. The 5 boarders respected him.
No-smorking……This is his nickname. He lived in the old railway carriage in the allotment garden near the school. He is a lonly man. He ia a heavy smorker rather his nickname.

There is a fight between boarding school boys and secondary school boys.
Ulie made a big dicision something for him.
There is also a miralcle happened to the adults.
And of course there is the play at Christmas Eve.
And Christmas.

You'll find yourself to be happy when you finish the book!

この記事へのコメント